The new Governing Body Instrument of Government became effective on the 1st January 2014.

Foundation Governors:

Mrs Lois Self (FGB Chair and Children & Curriculum Chair)

Parent Governors:

Mrs. Kirstie Banner

Mr. Tom Bradford (Resources Chair)

Ms Marie Lacey

Mrs. Lynda Wiggins (Curriculum Team governor)

Mrs. Rachel Locke (Curriculum Team governor)


Mrs. Julia Chapman (Vice-Chair)

Mrs. Heather Childs (Associate Headteacher)

Mr. Christian Hilton (Executive Headteacher)


Mrs. Jacquie Birch


The full Governing Body meet at least once per term, with Committee meetings in between.

There are 2 committees:

Resources (Finance, Staffing, Buildings and Grounds, Health and Safety)

Children & Curriculum (Pupil Performance, Curriculum, School Improvement, Attendance, Christian Distinctiveness, Safeguarding, Uniform, Reporting to Parents)

The Governing Body can be contacted through the school office at In addition, Parent Governors¬† are often available on the school playground at the beginning and end of the school day. They would be more than happy to chat about any issues that parents would like to bring to the Governing Body’s attention.

The nominated governor for Safeguarding is Mrs. Lois Self.

The nominated governor for Attendance and Special Educational Needs is Mrs. Kirstie Banner.

Brailes Governor Attendance 2016-17

Brailes Governor Register of Interests 2016-17

Governing Body Business Interests 2015-16